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AMD Athlon 64 Chipset Royal Rumble - December 2003

By: Shawn Baker | AMD CPUs in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Nov 30, 2003 5:00 am





AMD Athlon™64 Single Processor support




nVIDIA nForce3 150


- AMD Athlon™64 Single Processor support


- HyperTransport link to the AMD K8 CPU


- AGP3.0 8X interface at 533MT/s


- PCI 2.3 interface supporting up to 5 PCI slots


- 1 SATA interface


- AMD K8 CPU power sequencing protection logic


- LPC Bus 1.0 compatible interface


- 6 USB2.0/1.1 Ports


- 6-channel AC'97 Audio




2 DDR DIMM 184-pin slots on board


Supporting Single-channel DDR400/333 SDRAM up to 2GBs


On-Board EIDE


2 x UATA 133/100/66 IDE ports (up to 4 ATAPI Devices)


1 x additional ATA-133/100/66 connector by Promise PDC20378 (SL-K8AN-RL only)


Serial ATA Interface


1 x SATA Port supported by nVIDIA nForce 150 (with Marvell 8818030 bridge)


2 x SATA Ports supported by Promise PDC20378 RAID Controller (SL-K8AN-RL only)


Integrated Super I/O


1 x Floppy Port


2 x Serial Ports


1 x Parallel Port


1 x PS/2 Mouse connector


1 x PS/2 Keyboard connector


6 x USB Ports (4 integrated, 1 optional cable to provide 2 more USB ports)


1 x Audio Port


1 x RJ45 LAN Port (SL-K8AN-RL only)


Expansion Slots


1 x AGP 8X/4X Slot


5 x PCI Bus Master Slots (32-bit)


Form Factor


ATX Form Factor (220mm x 305mm)






Flash Memory for easy upgrade


Other Features


BIOS FSB, Vcore Setting


H/W Monitor


BIOS AGP, DIMM Voltage Setting


SATA RAID 1, or RAID 0 (SL-K8AN-RL only)


BIOS Writing Protection


STR Function (Optional)


LAN function (SL-K8AN-RL only)


SmartDoc. Anti-burning Shield (Optional)


6-channel AC'97 Audio function


RedStorm Overclocking (Optional)


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